Great Futures Podcasts

The Great Futures Podcast features Club teens and recent alumni and Executive Director, Joe Hungler, as they interview  professionals and community leaders from a wide range of fields. Each episode is designed to provide Club members with opportunities for career exploration and to break down structural obstacles to their future goals.

2022 Episodes: 

Mechanical Engineer: Club teen Nana Donkor interviews mechanical engineer and club alumnus Nde Nkimbeng.

Film production: Club member Makarios interviews club alumnus Anye Nkimbeng about his future upcoming film and much more.

Government: Club member Kemigisa interviews Lowell City Manager Tom Golden about his experience working in government.

Pro-Athletics: Club member Makarios interviews Terance Mann – player, LA Clippers, Romello Crowell, Sports Manager

Architecture: Xavier interviews Patrick Tighe, Principal Architect at Tighe Architecture. 

Women in Engineering: Kemigisa interview Dr. Julie Chen, Vice-Chancellor of Research and Economic Development and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Lowell

Architecture: Xavier Anthony Nganaga, Principal Architect at Studio 26 Associates, LLC

2020-2021 Episodes: 

The Impact of COVID: Club teens and Joe Hungler, Executive Director, discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the community at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell

Serving Your Community: Yvonne interviews Niki Tsongas, American politician who served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts from 2007 to 2019

Law Enforcement: Cameron interviews Kelly Richardson, Lowell Police Superintendent

Data Science: Anthony interviews Tom Walsh, Senior Research Analyst at SonyAl

Philanthropy: Yvonne interviews Nancy Donahue regarding her experiences with volunteering and her history in Lowell

Entertainment Industry: Justice interviews DJ Pup Dawg at his studio in his JAM’N 94.5 Studio

Athletics: Former staff member, Lucky Sesay, interviews Dave Lezenski, former Athletic Director at Lowell High School

Get caught up on all of the Great Futures Podcast episodes here: